Skip to main content

Newark & Sherwood Local Development Framework Plan Review - Preferred Approach Town Centre & Retail

Document Passport

Title:  Newark and Sherwood Plan Review – Preferred Approach –Town Centre & Retail

Review of the Newark & Sherwood Local Development Framework Core Strategy and Allocations & Development Management DPD’s

Status: Consultation document on the Council’s Preferred Approach - Town Centre & Retail in the Plan Review.

Summary: This document sets out the various options and the Preferred Approach to main Town Centre uses and retail that the Council is proposing in its review of the Core Strategy DPD and Allocations & Development Management DPD to ensure that the policies and proposals within the DPDs are still fit for purpose. 

Consultation Summary: As part of the Preferred Approach consultation, the District Council will organise a series of public consultation events and meetings with various consultees including Hard to Reach Groups.

Date of Approval for Consultation: 15 December 2016

Route of Approval for Consultation: LDF Task Group 15 December 2016 following delegated authority for Economic Development Committee on 15 June 2016.

Consultation period: 12th January 2017 until 24th February 2017, at 5.00 p.m. 

Copies are to be deposited at Kelham Hall (open between 8.30 a.m. and 5.15 p.m. Monday to Thursday and 8.30 a.m. to 4.45 p.m. on Friday), the District’s libraries and the Council’s website: 

After the consultation: The District Council will consider the responses made to this document, along with those relating to the other Preferred Approach consultations undertaken, which will inform the preparation of a Draft Plan which will be subject to a period of representation in Spring 2017. The finalised document will be submitted to the Secretary of State for examination by an independent Planning Inspector.

Estimated Date of Final Adoption: November 2017

Planning Policy Business Unit
Newark and Sherwood District Council
Kelham Hall
NG23 5QX